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NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Toilets Bill

The Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill had its Second Reading in the House of Lords on 10 July. This is the legislation which will provide mandatory relief from business rates and save around £6m and safeguard 4000 public conveniences; as you know this has been one of our key campaigns. The Bill received cross-party support and Lord Bourne and Baroness Pinnock specifically... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 13 Jul 2019 10:56 by Alison Robinson

Tags: AGAR returns, Love Parks, NALC, NALC Assembly, National Association for Local Councils, News, SAAA, VE Day 75, growing local councils, local government audit, toilets bill

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Meeting with the local government minister

Funding was top of the agenda for the meeting the NALC chairman, Cllr Sue Baxter, and Jonathon Owen had with the local government minister, Rishi Sunak MP, on 20 March. Here are a few key points.

  • Sue highlighted last week's National Assembly motion and expressed the strong concern about local (parish and town) councils not being eligible to apply for certain... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:01 by Alison Robinson

Tags: AGAR, Annual Governance and Accountability Return, BHIB, EXPO, Local government minister meeting, NALC, NALC Assembly, News, The Great British Spring Clean